Bolton Museum, Aquarium and Archive


Le Mans Crescent
Greater Manchester

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Bolton Museum

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Public Transport Directions

From: Directions: Moor Lane Bus Station, Bolton Train Station.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Walruswhiskers
      Trip Type:
      Great after the refurbishment
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 9th April 2019
      Visited for the first time since the museum was renovated. It's now very modern and appealing. The Egypt section is excellent with the exhibits well displayed. Also enjoyed the animal section. A... Read full review
    • NickH472
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Outstanding place to visit, and it’s free!
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 14th April 2019
      We made an impromptu visit to Bolton while staying in Manchester and came across the museum set in a beautiful Art Deco building in central Bolton. It houses an excellent museum about local history... Read full review
    • Lynn H
      Bolton, England, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      A quiet place
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 15th April 2019
      I was in here to borrow some books two-three days back, my library card had expired, the librarian was very friendly and helpful and sorted it all out for me, inside was warm and thanks to the new... Read full review



    • Coaches Welcome


    • Guide Dogs Permitted
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission

    Parking & Transport

    • Parking (charge)

    Provider Facilities

    • Conference facilities - Internet access
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Indoor Attraction
    • No Smoking Attraction

    Target Markets

    • Marketed Towards Families

    Dates and Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
    Monday - Tuesday09:00 - 17:00*
    Wednesday09:30 - 17:00*
    Thursday - Saturday09:00 - 17:00*
    Sunday10:00 - 16:00*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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